OT And History Series

Old Testament and History

A series on the Old Testament and how it relates to history.  Who wrote it?  Is it historical?  Does it intend to be historical?  How was the Old Testament Canon formed?  I will seek to address all of these questions in this series.


Overview of Recent (and moderate/Liberal) Scholarship

The Climate of OT Scholarship

The Documentary Hypothesis

The Text of the Old Testament

Arguments for Mosaic authorship

JEDP’s Death Throes I (Divine Names)

JEDP’s Death Throes II (Language and Style)

JEDP’s Death Throes III (Divergent Views)

JEDP’s Death Throes IV (Duplications: Genesis 1 & 2)

JEDP’s Death Throes IV (Duplications: Of Wives and Kings)


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